This role is a great opportunity for someone who wants to share their love of ceramics with children while creating a joyful, memorable summer working with children in a day camp setting. As our alumni can tell you: Camp Grossman summers are an amazingly fun way to spend your summers while developing great skills which will serve you well in future jobs and life in general. The Grossman team is a dynamic group which works as a tight team to create wonderful experiences for children while helping them build confidence and skills. Camp Grossman is located on 75 acres of the Hale Reservation in Dover. JCC Greater Boston offers free camp bus service from many towns in the Greater Boston area, making it possible for many counselors to receive transportation from their home communities.
JCC Greater Boston is deeply committed to valuing and celebrating the uniqueness of each constituent. We welcome staff and participants from diverse backgrounds. While being proudly Jewish, we strive in every way to provide an open and welcoming setting for all, irrespective of personal practices, beliefs or background. We are guided by JCC Greater Boston core values - Belonging, Joyfulness, Collaboration and Transformation - which resonate with many who do not identify as Jewish.
Whatever calls to you...making a difference in the lives of children ...making new friends (or bringing your old friends to enjoy a camp summer together) ....earning money.... and/or having a fun and memorable time outdoors this summer, please consider joining the Camp Grossman Team! Camp staff are welcome to join us for all or part of your summer. Flexible
schedules (e.g. several days per week) are also possible.
Camp Grossman is welcoming 700+ campers and over 250 staff this summer. This position is an 8-week commitment and includes attendance at orientation prior to the season. Camp day is 8:40 AM -4:10 PM, Monday through Friday, with orientation the week of June 21 and staff meetings on 3 Monday evenings throughout the summer. Beginning next year, there will be limited responsibilities (such an Open House or two) in the fall as well. The summer requires an 8-week commitment and includes attendance at orientation prior to the season. Staff must be available for the entire camp season. Most counselors and staff also work 1 or 2 additional family nights or overnights, depending on their position and unit at camp.
In addition to a rewarding position where you care for a community, the JCC Greater Boston provides competitive benefits including:
JCC Greater Boston welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds who meet the requirements specified above. If you want to share your talents with a great team, co-creating a thriving, dynamic organization which is devoted to community building and lasting impact, please send a cover letter and your resume to email@example.com
The JCC Greater Boston values include: Belonging, Joyfulness, Collaboration and Transformation. The agency provides a variety of programs and services to children and adults in the Greater Boston Jewish community including: Early Learning Centers, summer camps, health and wellness programs, family engagement programs and cultural activities. The JCC is deeply committed to valuing and celebrating the uniqueness of each constituent. While being proudly Jewish, we strive in every way to provide an open and welcoming setting for all, irrespective of personal practices, beliefs or background.
Our vision is to create a vibrant and evolving Jewish community where everyone belongs. Our mission is to be at the heart of that community by:
COVID SAFETYJCC Greater Boston takes the welfare and safety of staff and children very seriously. Over 99% of our staff have been vaccinated. We have aligned all of our operating procedures with guidance from the CDC and the state. Our practices include ensuring proper physical distancing, sanitation, hygiene, and use of face coverings when appropriate to promote the health of our staff and program participants.